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8 Lesser-Known Decor Stores if You're Bored of the Usual

If you've ever looked around your home and noticed that a majority of what you own is all from the same handful of stores, then read on, because this …

Budgeting your money using the "50/20/30" rule

<i>Chase is sponsoring</i> <i>GOOD Money</i> <i>to help shape your financial future, at every step as you move from the haze of student debt toward the horizon of</i> …

5 Classic Design Rules to Absolutely Never Break

The problem with cutting corners is that 50% of the time it works while the remaining half makes up for all that time and money you saved and then …

Celebration of women filmmakers triggers heated debate among Salma Hayek, Jessica Williams and Shirley MacLaine

"Is your coat wool?" Alfre Woodard asked as she sat at a long, flower-filled table draped with purple paisley Italian linen. "I'm allergic to wool. I can never wear anything nice."<p>Under the cavernous, vaulted ceiling of a mountain mansion, where the driveway was heated, an indoor stream trickled …

5 Money Challenges to Try in 2017

If you want to get your finances in shape in 2017, a money challenge is a good place to start. Not only can tackling one serve the practical purpose …

Personal Finance

The perfect investment recipe for a 35 year-old

In the video above, <i>Telegraph Money</i>’s Richard Dyson offers advice on the perfect investment recipe for a 35 year-old, including tips for a low-cost, high-value solution, ways to save your money for the long term in the stock market and specific Isa platforms to consider for a short-term …

24 Outlet Stores That You Didn't Know You Could Shop Online

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Here’s how to become more financially savvy, even when mired in new parenthood

Kimberly Palmer is a mom on a mission. A money expert as well as the parent of two young children, she views attention to a family’s finances as vital as that yearly checkup for kids.<p>Palmer, who for a decade was senior money editor at U.S. News & World Report, offers advice in her book, now out in …

9 Secret Ways to Save Money at Walmart

<i>By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist</i><p>Walmart has built its reputation on offering low prices every day. This policy helps explain why more than 260 million people shop at the company's stores and website every week and why it has become the world's largest retailer.<p>If you shop at Walmart, you know …

Skull Found Near Hollywood Sign Identified as Female, Coroner Says

A human skull found on a hiking trail in the Hollywood Hills near the iconic Hollywood sign earlier this month belongs to an adult female, a coroner …

Beauty Confession: I Found My Favorite Face Toner in My Pantry

My beauty confession: I ditched my expensive face toner for an apple cider vinegar beauty routine, and I absolutely swear by it. I'm always down to experiment with my skincare regimen, so I was totally on board when my twin sister Abby told me this stuff had straight up changed her skin for the …

43 Truly Extraordinary Uses for Household Staples You Already Own

Reader’s Digest thoroughly vetted these genius tricks so you can finish chores, make repairs, and clean messes in a breeze.<p>No scrub pad? Use aluminum …

Crock Pot 101: Build Your Own Crock Pot Recipes

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Love your crock-pot but stuck in a rut with the same old recipes? It’s time to create your own. This post …

California Babysitter Arrested After Death of 18-Month-Old Left in Her Care

A babysitter has been arrested on a California Air Force base after a child she was caring for died after allegedly being shaken and dropped.<p>A …

How to Clean a Keurig

<i>This post originally appeared on PureWow</i><p>Colombian…French roast…Sumatran…hot chocolate…You’ll run just about anything through your beloved Keurig. But …

Easy Basic Pancakes

Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy pancake recipe will help you whip up this weekend favorite in less than 30 minutes. You'll wonder why you never tried this before!Need recipe inspiration? Sign up for our Everyday Food Newsletter and get our most delicious …

27 Instant Fixes For Nagging Problems Around the House

Super-simple solutions for common household headaches.<p>Water coming from the cold water tap can be pretty chilly during the winter (or year-round if …

Home Improvement

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

We Tried It: "Baking," the Makeup Technique That's Blowing Up on YouTube

We’re not talking baking, as in stepping up your culinary skills. We’re talking about a highlighting technique that uses concealer and translucent …

How to Fold a Napkin 15 Ways

This is easy as 1, 2, 3! Start with a square dinner napkin and give it a three-way fold for an elegant angled pocket. It's handy for tucking flatware, a place card, or a printed menu.

The Best Jeans Brands You Should Be Wearing But Might Not Know About

Brooke Shields famously proclaimed that "nothing" comes between her and her Calvin Klein jeans -- and we know exactly how she feels. We can't imagine life without our favorite denim. They are arguably the hardest-working and most beloved item in our wardrobe. What other piece of clothing is …

Clothing

Your 12-Month Guide to Staying on the Right Financial Track in 2015

Ah, January -- the time when we reminisce about the past year and vow to do better over the next 365 days.<p>Money, too, is never far from our minds during this season of contemplation.<p>According to a recent Fidelity study, about a third of the roughly 2,000 people who responded to the study plan to …

17 Easy Hacks For Fresher Food

The secret to fresher food? Dedicating a few extra minutes to prepping and storing your groceries.<p>We partnered with Fresh & Easy, a <i>new</i> kind of market, to bring you 17 of the best hacks we’ve seen for keeping your favorite foods fresh. Put them to use and you’ll start mistaking your kitchen for your …

7 Books That Will Change Your Life

<i>"When people ask me a good book to read I don't know what to tell them. There are 200-500 good books." -- James Altucher</i><p>People often comment on how I am always reading something new and frequently ask for my a good book recommendation. It might be the most common (and most difficult) question I am …

You've Never Used A Lemon Like This Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

8 Hairstyles Every Girl Should Know

Now you tell us? What is your must-have do? The one staple that you can do blindfolded. For me it's a giant bun at the very top of my head. Very …

No-Bake Energy Bites Are The Little Healthy Snack Your World's Been Missing

Snackers, rejoice! The no-bake energy bite is everything you never knew was missing from your snack routine. Sure, the office vending machine will miss you, but you'll have confidently moved on.<p>This delightful treat is entirely customizable, portable and -- most importantly -- delectable. To craft …

How to Use Google Analytics: Getting Started

Shares 18K<p>Do you need a deeper understanding of Google Analytics?<p>Do you know what data each section of Google Analytics offers?<p>A few important …